News: Government

MP presents $1.5 million novelty cheque to sports club despite funds not being approved

With politicians making numerous financial pledges to a range of arts, sport and tourism projects in the run up to the Federal election, a Liberal MP has presented a $1.5 million novelty…

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Apr 16, 2019 Finance / Government / Recreation / Sport /


Australia Zoo partnership to deliver multi-million-dollar camping experience

The Queensland Government has today announced it will partner with Australia Zoo to deliver an $8 million wildlife camping experience on the Sunshine Coast. Queensland Tourism Industry…

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Apr 15, 2019 Attractions / Finance / Government / Tourism /


WTTC launches tourism best practices toolkit to inform governments

The World Travel and Tourism Council (WTTC) has launched its Global Best Practices Recognition Initiative, to equip Tourism Ministers, sector leaders, and policymakers worldwide with the…

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Apr 10, 2019 Government / Marketing / Tourism /


40 tennis clubs to benefit from innovative online booking platform

40 tennis venues across Australia will be more accessible than ever before, with a new $200,000 Federal Government grant funding the installation of an innovative online court booking…

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Apr 10, 2019 Government / Sport / Technology /


Federal Government commits $7 million to National Cricket Campus

Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison, along with Cricket Australia and Queensland Cricket, announced a $7 million contribution from the Federal Government to the National Cricket Campus…

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Apr 9, 2019 Finance / Government / Sport / Venues /


NSOs welcome Federal budget funding boost

Australia’s national sport organisations have welcomed this week’s Federal budget announcement of a $300 million allocation for sport and a $54 million boost for high…

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Apr 6, 2019 Aquatics / Finance / Golf / Government / Sport /


Perth surf park plan in doubt after bid for use of Crown land rejected

The decision by the Western Australian Government to reject a request to hand over Crown land for a controversial wave park project on the banks of Perth's Swan River has…

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Apr 6, 2019 Attractions / Government / Tourism / Waterparks /


New Zealand launches national arts and health network

With the arts and creativity acknowledged as contributing to wellbeing in everyday life and increasingly valued as a cost-effective way to nurture healthy, resilient communities, this week…

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Apr 6, 2019 Arts / Government / Wellness /


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